Iranian publishers had a strong presence at the XIII International Book Fair and Scientific Conference of Printed Products in Turkmenistan where they were selected as the best foreign participant of the event.
An Iranian economic delegation, led by Minister of Roads and Urban Development Mohammad Eslami, arrived in Turkmenistan’s capital Ashgabat on Tuesday for participating in the meeting of the Iran-Turkmenistan Commission of Economic Cooperation.
Turkmenistan’s Ambassador to Tehran Ahmed Gurbanov voiced his country’s dissatisfaction with curbs in commercial ties with Iran, and said Ashgabat is determined to restore strength to its economic ties with Iran.
Culture is considered the thoroughfare between Iran and Turkmenistan, through which bilateral ties will be developed, Iran’s Culture Minister Abbas Salehi said in a meeting with his Turkmen counterpart Atagely Shamuradov on Monday.
Based on Iran's foreign policy which prioritizes ties with neighbors, Tehran is after enhanced relations with Ashgabat and removing hindrances to bilateral exchange, a senior Iranian lawmaker announced here on Monday.